WELCOME TO THE SAULT AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL
NATIVE AMERICAN ADVISOR
Aanii. Mrs. Odbert ndizhinikaaz. Sault Area Middle School ndonjinokiitaage miinwaa Native American Advisor ndoonaangzhe. Ojibwekwe ndaaw. Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians ndadibendaagwas.
Hi! I'm Mrs. Odbert. I am the Native American Advisor for the Sault Area Middle School. I am an Ojibwe woman. I am a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.
I am a graduate of Sault Area High School. After high school I went on to graduate from Bay Mills Community College. I have been the Native American Advisor at SAMS since November of 2019. As the Native American Advisor my primary responsibility is to promote the academic, personal, and social development of our Native American students, as well as, share cultural opportunities with our students and school. I look forward to offering support to our students, their families, and our community.
If you have questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.
(906)635-3839 ext. 5713
Sault Area Public Schools
Land Acknowledgement Statement
Sault Ste. Marie Area Public Schools acknowledges with respect and gratitude that we occupy Bahweting,The Place of the Rapids, Anishinaabe territory also known as Sault Ste. Marie. We gather on the land of the Three Fires Confederacy, an honored alliance of the Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi, the Indigenous nations of the Great Lakes region. We give thanks to all the ancestors, nations, and traditional keepers of the land for the opportunity to gather, learn, and work here.